Install Driver LinkSYS on Ubuntu


o] first of all install ndiswrapper and ndiswrapper-utils-1.9 # apt-get install ndiswrapper-common

[o] or you can install it manually by download from here # aptitude install ndiswrapper-utils-1.9

# make distclean # make

[o] now download WUSB54G latest driver. you can download it from linksys or nodevice # make install

[o] driver extention will be .exe so you must open with wine and extract it

[o] after extract it, find the WUSB54Gv4 directory [ use konsole on this action ] [o] for example if you extract it into home directory than go to home directory

[o] now run ndiswrapper and make sure there is no error messages # cd /home/noge/wireless/WUSB54Gv4_20050321/Drivers/WUSB54Gv4 # ndiswrapper -v # ndiswrapper -i rt2500usb.inf # depmod -a

[o] if it show an alternative driver (rt2570) you must add it into blacklist # modprobe ndiswrapper # ndiswrapper -m [o] now we'll see list of installed driver # ndiswrapper -l

[o] if it doesnt work, edit "/etc/modprobe.d/ndiswrapper" change "wlan0" to "rausb1" [o] edit "/etc/modprobe.d/blacklist" and add "blacklist rt2570"

[o] restart again.. [o] restart your system

[o] documentation